Researcher biography

Dr Chelsea Dobbins is a Senior Lecturer within the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE) at The University of Queensland. Her research focuses on the detection of emotion using smartphones/wearable sensors and personal informatics. This includes areas such as lifelogging, affective computing, pervasive computing, digital health, human computer interaction, machine learning, mobile computing, mobile/wearable sensors, human digital memories, signal processing, and physiological computing. Her research has been supported by the UK's Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for work related to developing a mobile lifelogging platform to detect negative emotions during real-life driving.

Chelsea received her BSc (Hons) in Software Engineering and PhD in Computer Science, focusing on Human Digital Memories and Lifelogging, from Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU). In 2016 received an ACM Computing Review Notable Article award for work related to mining multivariate temporal smart mobile data.

Featured projects Duration
Emotions and e-wearables

Areas of research